Monthly archive

February, 2016

  • Bill and Karen Dutton and Willie and Linda Murnion of Billings, parents of Cari Murnion, of Billings, former Melstone residents, have announced the engagement of their daughter to Michael Novotny of Big Timber.   They are planning a wedding June 11 in Billings with a reception on June 25 in Jordan.
  • The Cowboys hit the Metra court Friday afternoon in their Eastern/Central Class A divisional opener to take on the Browning Indians. They played a solid game and ended up topping the Indians, 66-46. The boys came out fairly strong. There were some nerves on the court compared to the Indians, who had already played once in the tournament, beating...
  • The Feb. 29 deadline for the Parent Voice Survey being administered by the Miles City Unified School District is quickly approaching. The survey is sent out to all parents who have a child in high school. A similar survey is given to the students at CCDHS and WMS.  The survey was sent out the second week of February. Many parents were invited...
  • Monday nights games for boys’ fifth- and sixth-grade basketball featured matchups between the Gremlins and Thundercats, Bobcats and Green Gunners. The Thundercats and Bobcats emerged victorious.   Thundercats 19, Gremlins 13 Dalton Polesky led all Thundercat scorers with 8 points. He had help from Anthony Ramirez and Shane Rickett with...
  • The annual Custer County Educational Foundation’s Dollars for Scholarships phone-a-thon will be Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 29 and March 1, in Miles City. This is the 25th anniversary for the event. Between 7 and 8:30 each evening, juniors and seniors at Custer  County District High School will call on Miles City residents for their...
  • This month Miles Community College is recognizing Domestic Violence Awareness Month through the presentation of the Silent Witness Display. The Silent Witness Display has more than 100 life-sized plywood cutouts of women, each painted bright red with a gold shield on the chest, with some also having a gold circle. The gold shield provides the...
  • The Trails Inn Bar and Mama Stella’s Pizza has new owners, a new look, new features, an expanding menu and more to come. Ilyana and Dan Rice bought the Trails Inn, the former Comedy Club, the adjoining Range Riders Bar, and Badlands Taxi on Jan. 11. The Trails Inn and the dining room (former Comedy Club) have undergone a lot of renovations,...
  • The Cowgirls took the floor at the Metra Wednesday night for the first round of playoff action against the Browning Lady Indians. Unfortunately, the Cowgirls were unable to come up with a win, losing 68-55. The Cowgirls hit the floor with a lot of energy, happy and excited to be in the Metra. They started off playing well, grabbing the tip-off and...
  • Miles City’s Team Delta Force youth wrestling team took fourth place out of 16 teams at the Choteau Duals. The team’s record was 4 and 2 on the weekend. They defeated Great Falls, Havre, Choteau/Chinook and Valier. Pictured are (3rd row) coach Ty Taylor, coach Mike Etchemendy, Easton Hopes, Trey Pribbernow, Tyler Harms, Riley Forcella...
  • The Cowboys tipped off with Browning at 1:30 p.m. in their first-round game at divisionals in Billings.  The game was still under way at presstime, but at the end of the first quarter, the Cowboys were up 14-6 over Browning.